Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Fatima is a 52 year old woman who lives in Tyre, southern Lebanon, with her husband and their four children. Fatima has been working as a sewer since 1988. Fatima is good at sewing and her clients are her friends and neighbors. In the future, she plans to increase her business. She has requested a loan of 1000 US dollars from Al Majmoua purchase thread and repair her car. This is the first time that Fatima has requested a loan.

Additional Information

About Al Majmoua – Lebanese Association for Development

The Lebanese Association for Development – Al Majmoua is Lebanon’s leading microfinance institution and the oldest Kiva partner in Lebanon. Al Majmoua’s vision is to “be the leader in creating an inclusive financial system where all people in Lebanon have access to affordable services.” Given Lebanon's diverse population, Al Majmoua lends to all nationalities, provided legal residency. The strong financial position achieved to date has allowed Al Majmoua to steadily lower its pricing over the years.

Based on the belief that non-financial services play a complementary role in improving the quality of life of the most vulnerable entrepreneurs, Al Majmoua has established a solid Business Development Services program for both borrowers and non-borrowers with a focus on women and youth.

About Lebanon

  • $15,800
    Average annual income
  • 44
    View loans »
    Lebanon Loans Fundraising
  • $19,495,125
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Fatima to purchase thread and repair her car.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 18, 2009
Jan 26, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 15, 2010